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Happenings

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in Columns

FEB. 19

• Miller-Keystone blood drive, 4-7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Information and to schedule a time to donate: Judy Ehret at 610-767-5061

• Open mic and jam night, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

FEB. 20

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

Coplay: Anniversary committee meets tonight

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Coplay Borough’s 150th celebration committee meets 7 p.m. Feb. 15 at council chambers, 98 S. Fourth St.

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The American Club of Coplay will host a post-valentine dance Feb. 17 at the social quarters, 32 N. Third St.

There will be music by DJ Scotty 7-10:30 p.m. with no cover charge. The kitchen will be open.

For more information, call 610-261-2884.

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Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St., will host the Dynamic Duo 7-9 p.m. Feb. 17.

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Coplay Garden Club will be meeting 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St.

Northampton: Pork, sauerkraut on the menu

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Alliance Fire Company, 717 Washington Ave., will hold a pork and sauerkraut dinner 4-7 p.m. Feb. 17.

A basket social will also be held.

For cost and other information, call 610-262-2123.

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Lenten crab cake dinners will be held 5-7 p.m. Feb. 23 and March 2, 9 and 16 at Grace United Church of Christ, 902 Lincoln Ave.

The meal includes a baked potato, cole slaw, roll and butter, dessert and a beverage.

Chicken finger dinners will also be available for adults and children.

Takeouts are available.

Tickets can be purchased at the door.

Catasauqua: Breakfast brunch is planned

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., will be holding its breakfast brunch 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 18.

The menu includes eggs, bacon, ham, sausage, crepes, French toast, potatoes, soup, fruit cup and drinks. Eggs Benedict and omelets made to order are also on the menu.

Reservations are suggested. Call the club at 610-264-1771.

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The Catasauqua Garden Club still has a few spaces left for its annual bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show.

This year’s trip is scheduled for March 6. Don’t miss out on this colorful and inspiring early taste of spring!

Bath: Lenten dinners coming Fridays

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Knights of Columbus of Sacred Heart Church will be holding Lenten dinners 4:30-7 p.m. Feb. 16 and 23 and March 2 in the church auditorium, 117 Washington St.

Featured are soups, battered fish, macaroni and cheese, vegetables, green salad, Tater Tots, cole slaw and a weekly specialty.

For more information, call 610-837-7874.

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The Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, will be hosting a valentine breakfast buffet 8 a.m.-noon Feb. 17.

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Lehigh Township: Spanish Bible study available

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville, has Spanish Bible study — Ministerio Hispano Servicios los Domingos a las 10:45 a.m. en el salon 601. Pastor Patricio and Marcela Labbe: Telefono: 610-509-1103

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Is your church or organization having a fundraiser or event in Lehigh Township you want to let the community know about? Send me the information at kristinaheschgrover@rcn.com, and I will be happy to announce it in a future column.

Allen/East Allen townships: St. Peter’s UCC plans soup, salad dinner

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, 8142 Valley View Road, Seemsville, will host an all-you-can-eat soup and salad bar 4-7 p.m. Feb. 24.

There is a cost.

Desserts, coffee, tea and water, as well as take-out quarts of soup, will also be available for purchase.

For cost and tickets, call the church at 610-837-7426 or Sheila at 610-457-6368.

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Reminder: Lappawinzo Fish and Game will hold a breakfast 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 18 at the club, 25 Lappawinzo Road.

There is a cost.

It is open to the public.

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Happenings

Monday, February 12, 2018 by The Press in Columns

FEB. 12

• Friendly Fifties meeting, 1 p.m., in the social hall of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Church, 1343 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Quota Club of Northampton meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Information, cost (for dinner) and reservations: 610-262-5070

• Woman’s Club of Whitehall Township meeting, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

FEB. 13

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

Catasauqua: Salem UCC holding soup, salad event

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will be having a soup, salad and sweets event 4-6 p.m. Feb. 10. The soups are ham and string bean, chili, beef vegetable, potato, chicken corn chowder and chicken orzo.

This is an all-you-can-eat dinner complete with salads and desserts. Takeout is also available.

For more information, call 610-264-4091.

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Just a reminder that the Woman’s Club of Catasauqua will be having a lively new program, “Living on a Shoestring with Fashions and Food,” starting 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at Salem UCC.

Northampton: Recreation center to hold Feb. 10 dance

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Recreation Center, 1 Lerchenmiller Drive, will hold a valentine dance for fourth- and fifth-grade students 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 10.

A photo booth will be available.

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Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St., will hold a valentine dance with DJ Flip 7:30-10:30 p.m. Feb. 10. Tickets are on sale at the post.

The VFW will host button box and polka entertainment 7:30-10:30 p.m. Feb. 9 and 16.

Karaoke with Crazy K is scheduled 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Feb. 23.

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